Another important role of the Mayor, a one the Mayor is always very passionate about, is to support a few local good causes.
Each year the Mayor promotes their chosen charities and good causes and raises funds for them by hosting charity events throughout their year in office.
This year the Mayor has chosen to support Washington MIND and Veterans in Crisis.
Upcoming events in Mayor's diary are:
Saturday 25 May 2019
Mayor's Charity Bag Pack, Asda at Washington Galleries.
Wednesday 3 July 2019
Mayor's Charity Quiz Night, Washington Arms Pub from 7pm, £5 entry fee per person
Sunday 7 July 2019
Mayor's Civic Sunday Church Service, St George's Church, 9.50am arrival
To make a donation to the Mayor's Charities and Good Causes:
or via cheque made payable to the 'Sunderland City Council' and posted to the Mayor's Office, Civic Centre, Burdon Road, Sunderland, SR2 7DN.
The funds will be distributed between the chosen charities and good causes.